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Mt Ruapehu Snow Globe

  • Date: Please note date change to Thurs 15 & Fri 16 now due to weather
  • Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm Thursday and 10:00am - 4:00pm Friday
  • Location: Tongariro North Domain
  • Price: Free


With the weather forecast for Saturday being as bad as it is, we have made an early decision to change the Ebbett Fun Zone days to this Thursday 15th (12pm – 4pm) and Friday 16th (10am – 4pm) instead of the original Friday and Saturday dates.

This decision was made to give everyone the best chance of as much outdoor fun as possible.

This is relevant to the Mt Ruapehu Snow Globe and the Ebbett Fun Zone (Bumper Balls, bouncy castles and inflatable football)

The Build Taupo Igloos remain as a Friday and Saturday event, please check back for any further updates on this as the week progresses.

Thank you to everyone involved in making this change possible and we look forward to welcoming you to the Tongariro North Domain.


Back by popular demand, this giant size snow globe will be open on the Tongariro North Domain with real snow thanks to the awesome team at Mt Ruapehu!

Great fun for all ages with regular session times over the weekend.

20min session times are FREE and for your convenience can be pre booked at Mt Ruapehu Corner, 85 Tongariro St from Monday 12th – Thursday 15th July or at the globe from Friday 16th.

Special session times for 5-year old’s and under will be from 10am – 10.20am and 2pm – 2.20pm. These children can also take part in the other session times, but if you prefer to have your young one in there without older children – those are the times for you.